Imperial College London

ProfessorPietroSpanu

Faculty of Natural SciencesDepartment of Life Sciences

Professor of Molecular Plant Pathology
 
 
 
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Contact

 

+44 (0)20 7594 5384p.spanu Website

 
 
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Location

 

610Sir Alexander Fleming BuildingSouth Kensington Campus

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Summary

 

Summary

Research Interests

  • Genomics of Powdery Mildews
  • Biology of Powdery Mildew Effectors and their targets

Publications

Journals

Spanu P, Przydacz M, Jones R, et al., Mode of action of the catalytic site in the N-terminal ribosome-inactivating domain of barley JIP60, Plant Physiology, ISSN:0032-0889

Barsoum M, Sabelleck B, Spanu PD, et al., 2019, Rumble in the Effector Jungle: Candidate Effector Proteins in Interactions of Plants with Powdery Mildew and Rust Fungi, Critical Reviews in Plant Sciences, Vol:38, ISSN:0735-2689, Pages:255-279

Conference

Przydacz M, Bruderer M, Belmans G, et al., 2019, Structure/function determination of JIP60 mode of action: The ribosome inactivating protein targeted by RNase-like powdery mildew effectors, 18th Congress of International-Society-for-Molecular-Plant-Microbe-Interactions (IS-MPMI), AMER PHYTOPATHOLOGICAL SOC, Pages:165-165, ISSN:0894-0282

Zhang R, Spanu PD, Davies L, et al., 2019, Grapevine (Vitis vinifera) receptor-like cytoplasmic kinases VvPBL27 and VvPBS1 connect chitin perception to MAPK activation, 18th Congress of International-Society-for-Molecular-Plant-Microbe-Interactions (IS-MPMI), AMER PHYTOPATHOLOGICAL SOC, Pages:80-80, ISSN:0894-0282

Thieron HS, Panstruga R, Spanu PD, 2019, Establishing a system to study cross-kingdom communication via extracellular vesicles between the crop plant Hordeum vulgare and the biotrophic fungus Blumeria graminis f. sp. hordei, 18th Congress of International-Society-for-Molecular-Plant-Microbe-Interactions (IS-MPMI), AMER PHYTOPATHOLOGICAL SOC, Pages:30-31, ISSN:0894-0282

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